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Top Weekend Family Fun Picks: Dec. 20-22

Enjoy the weekend with your kids at one of these festivities. Pictured above: The Jurassic World dinosaurs stomp into Bridgestone Arena thru Sunday.

JINGLE BOUNCE
BounceU, Murfreesboro
Friday, Dec. 20

Bounce on inflatables and enjoy cookies with Santa. From 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. it's for ages 7 and younger; from 1 – 3 p.m. it's all ages.

A CHRISTMAS CAROL
TPAC's Johnson Theater, Nashville
Friday, Dec. 20 – Sunday, Dec. 22

Nashville Rep presents Patrick Barlow’s adaptation of Charles Dickens’ beloved tale using five actors and imaginative props. Read Chad Young's review.

WINTERFEST
The Fountains at Gateway, Murfreesboro
Friday, Dec. 20 – Sunday, Dec. 22

Enjoy outdoor ice skating with themed nights throughout the season.

RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER: THE MUSICAL
Grand Ole Opry House, Nashville
Friday, Dec. 20 – Sunday, Dec. 22

The live action stage musical based on the beloved classic holiday TV special with the message that teaches us what makes one different can be what makes one special.

NASHVILLE'S NUTCRACKER
TPAC's Jackson Hall, Nashville
Friday, Dec. 20 – Sunday, Dec. 22

Nashville Ballet's holiday tradition finds Clara and her magical friends on a journey through a spectacular dreamland with familiar Nashville landmarks.

ALADDIN AND HIS WINTER WISH
TPAC's Polk Theater, Nashville
Friday, Dec. 20 – Sunday, Dec. 22

This holiday panto production finds a genie helping Aladdin rescue the princess from the clutches of an evil magician. Read Chad Young's review.

HOLIDAY MOVIE & COOKIE DECORATING
Brentwood Library, Brentwood
Friday, Dec. 20

Watch the movie Elf while decorating sugar cookies.

A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Center for the Arts, Murfreesboro
Friday, Dec. 20 – Saturday, Dec. 21

The tale of three ghosts haunting that old geezer Ebenezer on Christmas Eve.

A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS
The Mockingbird Theater, Franklin
Friday, Dec. 20 – Sunday, Dec. 22

A youth cast presents the beloved tale of the Peanuts characters' production of a Christmas play. A Source One Five production.

AUNTIE CLAUS
Nashville Children's Theatre, Nashville
Friday, Dec. 20 – Sunday, Dec. 22

This world premiere production is based on Elise Primavera's children's picture book about Sophie Kringle's glamorous, mysterious great aunt. Read Chad Young's review.

JURASSIC WORLD LIVE TOUR
Bridgestone Arena, Nashville
Friday, Dec. 20 – Sunday, Dec. 22

Experience the Jurassic World dinosaurs in a brand-new way as they make their first arena appearance. Enjoy the excitement as an adventurous story unfolds while you see favorite dinosaurs like Indominus Rex, Blue the Raptor, Triceratops, Pteranodons, T-Rex and others from the movie franchise.

HANDEL'S MESSIAH
Schermhorn Symphony Center, Nashville
Friday, Dec. 20 – Sunday, Dec. 22

Giancarlo Guerrero conducts the Nashville Symphony and Nashville Symphony Chorus in one of the most inspiring works of music ever written — and it's the Nashville Symphony's holiday tradition!

FAMILY MOVIE
Linebaugh Library, Murfreesboro
Saturday, Dec. 21

Enjoy a screening of the 2019 version of The Lion King.

THE ORNAMENTS IN CONCERT
Belcourt Theatre, Nashville
Saturday, Dec. 21

The Ornaments perform A Charlie Brown Christmas.

SANTA AND S'MORES
Bledsoe Creek State Park, Gallatin
Saturday, Dec. 21

Join Santa at the campfire, sip cocoa, enjoy s'mores and snap a pic with St. Nick.

TENNESSEE TITANS FOOTBALL
Nissan Stadium, Nashville
Sunday, Dec 22

Cheer for the Tennessee Titans when they challenge the New Orleans Saints.

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